The table below looks at the statistics for Performance Improvement skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Performance Improvement over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Performance Improvement
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Performance Improvement 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +10.00%
Performance Improvement
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
207 202 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 84.15% 85.96% 68.44%
Number of salaries quoted 136 168 111
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +7.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Performance Improvement
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Performance Improvement Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Performance Improvement
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Performance Improvement across the Chester region.

Performance Improvement Salary Trend in Chester

Performance Improvement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Improvement.

1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
2 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (25.00%) Perl
3 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) NetApp
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat

Performance Improvement
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Performance Improvement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Performance Improvement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (25.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (25.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) DB2
1 3 (75.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (25.00%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Server Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Database Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Database Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 4 (100.00%) Data Management
1 4 (100.00%) Change Management
2 3 (75.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) RHEV
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Oracle
1 4 (100.00%) Sybase
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) NetApp
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat